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kimi(hia)

kimi(hia): search, look for

E kimi ana a Manu i tāna waea pūkoro.
Manu is searching for his cell phone.
- this is an example of an active sentence

Kua kimihia tāna waea pūkoro i ngā wāhi katoa.
He has searched everywhere for his cell phone.
(Literally, his cell phone has been searched for everywhere.)
- this is an example of a passive sentence


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